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Jadon Sancho’s explosion at Manchester United was only a matter of time.

If you had listened to the noise surrounding Jadon Sancho so far this season, you would’ve safely assumed that the 21-year-old had been really struggling to adapt at Manchester United. Those who watched him knew it was only a matter of time before he exploded into action. That happened against Villarreal on Tuesday. The former …

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Match Report: Villarreal 0 – 2 Manchester United  

Manchester United began life after Ole Gunnar Solskjær with a win as two late goals including a club first for summer signing Jadon Sancho secured a 2-0 win against Villarreal which saw United qualify for the Champions League knockout stages with a game to spare.    There were eyebrows raised as the red’s line-up was released before the game with …

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Player Ratings: Villarreal 0-2 Manchester United

It was a trip to Spain for Manchester United and caretaker manager Michael Carrick in his first match in charge since Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s departure. With seven points going into the fixture against Villarreal, United topped their Champions League group, however much could change, and that’s why this was another important match. Donny van de …

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Match Preview: Villarreal vs Manchester United

Manchester United travel to Spain to take on Villarreal, in the first game following Ole Gunnar Solskjær’s departure from the club. Michael Carrick will take interim charge of United until a suitable appointment can be found, whether temporary or permanent. The Englishman will be hoping to kickstart his tenure with a much needed three points …

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Match Preview: Manchester United vs Atalanta

Last time Manchester United were in the Champions League it was none other than Cristiano Ronaldo who‘s winner against Villarreal, in “Fergie Time” clinched all 3 points but the mood has somewhat shifted since then. In what had seemed, on paper at least, a fairly straightforward Champions League group could turn into a nightmare for …

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What should happen next for Jesse Lingard?

Manchester United have always been a club who pride themselves on giving an opportunity to young players from the academy. In United’s illustrious history, there have been countless chances given to youngsters brought through by the club. There is an incredible statistic that the club should be proud of; in 4098 consecutive competitive first team …

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Wednesday night was proof that fans do in fact make football

Wednesday’s rather insane victory against Spanish foes Villarreal, capped off by a 95th-minute winner from Cristiano Ronaldo, was one to savour. It was one of those games where you forget what really happened beyond the big moments. Alex Telles scoring a screamer, David de Gea making some incredible saves and Ronaldo being… well, Ronaldo. However, the performance was not all roses …

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Last-minute hurrah against Villarreal but Manchester United still look stale

Cristiano Ronaldo came in clutch to secure Manchester United an all-important three points at the death against Villarreal on Wednesday evening. However, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s side were anything but impressive on the night. After going behind on 53 minutes, Alex Telles grabbed an equaliser on the 60-minute mark with a pin-point volley from the edge …

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Player Ratings: Manchester United vs Villarreal

After a poor start in the first gameweek of the 2021/22 Champions League season, Manchester United were looking to get back to winning ways against Villarreal. The match started off with Villarreal missing a number of highly lucrative chances, however they did eventually get a reward for all their hard work when they around the …

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